Davene R. Wright

PubMed Publications


Dr. Wright is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington (UW) and an Investigator in the Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development at the Seattle Children's Research Institute. She has received grant support through the UW Institute of Translational Health Sciences, the UW Nutrition Obesity Research Center, and NIH. Dr. Wright's current research agenda aims to promote the adoption of interventions, programs, and strategies to treat and prevent childhood obesity. Her methodological interests include economic evaluations, simulation modeling, and risk communication techniques.